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Established in 1960, KJ Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce (KJSAC) has been credited NAAC Grade “A” and has over 50 years of excellence.The college is recognised by UGC and is affiliated to University of Mumbai. The College is well known for their Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses namely BA, B.Com, MA and M.Com.

The admission process is universalized to merit basis barring Ph.D. which demands giving entrance exam and personal interview. Entrance exam is also required for MA admissions, in case you do not belong to University of Mumbai or have graduation in any other field. The college has highly qualified faculty members and provide various facilities to the students.

KJ Somaiya College of Arts & Commerce Highlights

Established | Type 1959 | Autonomous
Affiliated to University of Mumbai
Courses offered B.A., B.Com, M.A.,M.Com, Ph.D.
Popular courses B.A., B.Com, M.A., M.Com
Application mode Online
Admission criteria Merit based (except Ph.D and MA.)
Total Intake 1860
Official website https://kjsac.somaiya.edu/en

KJ Somaiya College of Arts & Commerce Courses

Course Details
BA Duration: 3 years
Subjects: Hindi, English, Psychology, Sociology, Philosophy, History, Political Science, Gujarati and Sanskrit
Eligibility: 10+2 from a recognised board
B. Com Duration: 3 years
Eligibility criteria: 10+2 from a recognised board
M.A. Duration: 2 years
Subjects: English, History, Marathi, Philosophy, Psychology
Eligibility: Graduation in relevant field from a recognised University 
M.Com Duration: 2 years
Eligibility criteria: Graduation in relevant field from a recognised University 
Ph.D. Subject: Hindi, Gujarati, Commerce
Duration: 2 years
Eligibility criteria: Master’s Degree in the relevant course

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KJ Somaiya College of Arts & Commerce Admissions

The admission process for all the undergraduate and postgraduate programs happens on merit basis except in case of MA. For MA courses admission, candidates will have to appear for an entrance test conducted by the University if they have graduation in some or other field or if they do not belong to this University. The admission process for Ph.D. differs from both levels as it demands an entrance test and personal interview.

How To Apply?

  1. Visit the official website of University of Mumbai- http://mumoa.digitaluniversity.ac/
  2. Click on the “Register” option given and fill necessary details and then click on submit.
  3. Login using credentials.
  4. Fill necessary details and choose KJSAC as a preferred college in the college list.
  5. Verify details and upload necessary documents.
  6. Pay the required fee of Rs. 100/- through online payment gateway.
  7. Keep a print out of the form for future reference.

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KJ Somaiya College of Arts & Commerce Scholarship

KJ Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce also provides scholarship facilities to the students who may need financial assistance. The various kinds of scholarships offered by the college are given below:

  • Subject based scholarships- In subject based scholarships, candidates are given financial assistance who have definite educational and career interest. Candidates financial status is verified before providing the financial assistance.
  • Merit based- The scholarship is open for all somaiya students. However, the student must have one faculty advisor on his proposal.
  • Need Based Scholarships- Scholarships under this category is provided to the students on the basis of their financial income.

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KJ Somaiya College of Arts & Commerce Facilities

The college provides numerous facilities to assist the students during their college life. Some of these facilities are mentioned below:


With a total area of 10732 sq ft, the library has the capacity to hold more than 87000 books and arrangement of 418 chairs with 80 tables for studying. This library is one of the oldest and biggest libraries in the Vidyavihar campus.


The college offers hostel facilities to their students with making boundaries for girls and boys separately. The facilities in the hostels include mess, 24 hours hot water internet facility etc.

Sports club

The institute takes its sports activities very seriously and offers an array of fields such as athletics, badminton, basketball, cricket, Kabaddi, Volleyball etc.


Actively engrossed and one of the preferred extra curricular activities of the institute is NSS. Under the social scheme, the college has taken on projects of Juhu Beach cleanliness, Old Age Home Visit, Marathons etc.


The NCC committee celebrates every festive occasion with great commitment and energy. While they prioritize their practice at first, they try taking few social activities as well on the side.

KJ Somaiya College of Arts & Commerce Faculty

The faculty of the institute consists of professional professors that have years of experience in their specialization. The structure of the faculty is given below:

  • Assistant professors- 58
  • Associate Professor- 6
  • Librarian- 1
  • Laboratory Assistant- 1

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KJ Somaiya College of Arts & Commerce FAQs

Ques. Does the hostel fee at KJ Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce include food availability and what are the arrangements for laundry?

Ans. The hostel fee includes arrangement of a room and it provides food availability to the students. For the laundry facilities, it is available to the students at a feasible cost.

Ques. Can I apply for more than two courses in KJ Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce?

Ans. Yes, the institution allows its candidate to apply in the same institute for different courses or apply for the same course in same institute under different category.

Ques. How is the campus building of KJ Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce?

Ans. The campus of the college is huge. Mumbai is known to have small sized campus facilities but, KJ Somaiya college of Arts and Commerce isn’t so. The college has separate rooms for each sport and has spacious classroom for the students. The college has been getting renovation and thereby, has been maintained well over the years.